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pat toomey: he opposes an assault weapons ban and got an "a" rating from the nra. "i have had a perfect record with the nra." and on women's health? "i would support legislation in pennsylvania that would ban abortion, and i would suggest that we have penalties for doctors who perform them." pat toomey: does he really speak for you? senate majority pac is responsible for the content of this advertising. >> the clash of the candidate, donald trump and hillary clinton, a spec scale that could go down in history as the biggest television sent of the year. good afternoon, i'm jim donovan. >> i'm brooke thomas. early numbers show last night's face-off was up 23%
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from the presidential debates in 2012. >> and cbs correspondent jamie yuccas reports, both candidates claiming victory today. our country is suffering, because people, like secretary clinton, have made such bad decisions. >> donald, i know you live in your own reality. >> both sides claiming victory after last night's bruising presidential debate. donald trump questioned whether hillary clinton is fit to serve as president. >> she doesn't have the look. she doesn't have the stamina. >> while clinton suggested the businessman won't release his tax returns because he has something to hide. >> may be he doesn't want the american people all of you watching tonight to know that he's paid nothing in federal taxes. >> this morning clinton told reporters she was thrilled with the debate and said the choice is clear. >> demeanor, his temperament, his behavior on the stage, could be seen by everything, and people can draw their own conclusions. >> donald trump demonstrated the restraint and the temperament that the american
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people retire for the presidency. >> widely watched debate, to convince undecided voters cbs news contributor and republican strategist asked undecided voters what they thought of trump's debate performance. >> strong start, weak finish. >> missed opportunities. >> bombastic. >> and clinton? >> prepared. >> firm. >> powerful. >> same old same old. >> candidates next debate scheduled in st. louis on october 9th. jamie yuccas, for cbs-3, "eyewitness news". >> well, twitter and facebook still crunching the numbers but getting a idea how social media is reacting to the debate. twitter says of the more than 10 million tweet, 62% were about trump, 38% were about clinton. on facebook, the results were little bit more lob sided with trump mentioned 79% of the post, 21% of the post was about clinton, top special moment of the debate when trump said his strongest asset was his temperament. up next the vice presidential
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can't dates go head-to-head for their one and only debate, it will be held one week from today, tuesday, october 4th, longwood university in farm ville, virginia. cbs news correspondent elaine key hon owe will moderate. >> voter registration events taking place across the city and suburbs, on this national voter registration day. "eyewitness news", was here at abraham lincoln high school in northeast philadelphia. the day helped americans under stands that various registration deadlines and reminds people of the importance of voting. remember, if you're not registered, you can't vote in the november election. vice president joe biden is at drexel university, as part of national voter registration dayment. encouraging students and others to make sure they're eligible to cast their ballots this november. our greg argos is live in university city with more on that and what the vice president had to say about last night's debate. >> greg? >> good afternoon, brooke, jim. vice president traveling to philadelphia, once again, to
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stomp for hillary clinton there is time in front after around 500 student, faculty, and guests here at drexel university. like you mentioned, the purpose of this visit is to urge folks to register to vote before the october 11 deadline. but the vice president being the vice president, of course, he began his speech bashing donald trump and trump performance at last night's debate. take a listen. >> can you imagine ronald reagan, most conservative president we've had, can you imagine saying it is good business to take advantage of people's misery. >> today, though, is national voter registration day. besides stumping for hillary clinton, joe biden urged those gathered here and those listening to register to vote. and getting out the vote is incredibly important, not only for the democrats in clinton, but also the republicans, and donald trump. the latest polls, keep in mind, these were released before last night's debate but candidates at statistical dead
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heat, in pennsylvania trump leads by one percentage point, which is why the vice president this morning, is pushing for voter registration, and kicking off a volunteer voter registration drive. >> so register, boom, go out and got engaged. we need you badly. >> now the republican party of pennsylvania released this statement about biden's visit in part, quote, once again, establishment democrats are campaigning for more of the same tired liberal policies in pennsylvania, hillary clinton is running to keep the status quo, and that has led to fewer jobs, higher taxes and more healthcare uncertainty, than ever before. now, biden is not the only top surrogate for hillary clinton here in our area. tomorrow we are expecting michelle obama to stomp for hillary clinton at a nearby university. we're live here on drexel's campus, i'm greg argos, cbs-3, "eyewitness news". >> thanks, greg. donald trump is back on the campaign trail today in florida. the gop candidate will hold a rounds table discussion in
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miami's little havana neighborhood. later this evening, trump moves onto malvern for campaign rally. election just 41 days away. stay with cbs-3 "eyewitness news" for complete coverage of campaign 2016. in other news this noon, the investigation continues into the row home fire that claimed the lives of two wilmington firefighters. now learning about their services. the viewing for senior firefighter jerry fickes, jr. is thursday from 5:00 until 8g at grace lutheran in hokessing. services for lieutenant christopher leach begin friday morning saint elizabeth catholic church in wilmington. joint memorial is set for saturday at noon at the chase center on the wilmington riverfront. meanwhile, in new york, firefighter was killed this morning after a house exploded in the bronx section of the city. >> firefighters were responding to report of a gas leak, but say they found much more than that. officials say when they arrived at the home, they discovered what appeared to be a drug lab. police were called to the
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scene, then the house exploded. six officers taken to the hospital with minor injuries. fire officials have not released the name of the fire fight here died, you can see, from the scene, the two story house is gutted and debris covering the streets and parked cars. here is some welcome news for drivers in philadelphia. chopper three live over the walnut lane bridge which just reopened to traffic. the bridge has been shutdown since april. the rounds-was since august. crews will keep working on constructing the sidewalk, and make repairs to the concrete arch as part of nearly $15 million project to fix up the historic bridge. it was built in 1907. and carries nearly 17,000 vehicles per day over the wissahickon creek. well, the rain is moving out. but before long, more rain will be moving in. meteorologist, katie fehlinger, tells us how long this brief lake will last, live on the cbs-3 skydeck, hi, kate. >> i good afternoon, jim, looks as though at least going to get through the rest of today and into tonight, not to
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mention most of tomorrow before the next round of rain hits us. that leaves essentially 24-hour window for you before the next round every rain comes. now, again, we could use that rain. but, yes, at this point it looks like it is somewhat of an unsettled forecast, trying to plan outdoor plans around this. so let me walk you through. start it off by taking quick glance at storm scan3, important to note, there are still some showers, we thought this might happen down near the southeast most communities here in the delaware valley. so specific to the shore, we throat the satelite composite over top of there is notice, tail of two forecasts, down the shore you've got steadier rain still pushing through coming through in pockets, cloudy conditions through the better part of southeast new jersey and delaware, but then here on the skydeck, and certainly further inland, it is clear as a bell. that sun starting to really shine through the clouds. and it will continue to do so as the afternoon progresses. one thing somewhat uniform is temperatures flirting with or just above the 70 degrees mark in most spots, and as these clouds continue to break, we expect you're probably going to tack another 4 degrees on
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for daytime high in the city. very typical daytime high of 75 degrees, still, cloudy, still very dreary though at the shore points, but, you go up to the mountains, it is beautiful, plenty of sunshine, couple of patchy clouds left over, and temperatures into the mid 60s at best. now we talked about the break. coming up, the chances go up pretty significantly. for us to see additional rain. so, quite the bell curve that you ends up with here. when you are talking about rain chances in the days ahead, so coming up later in the show, of course, talk about why this rain is returning, and also, why it looks like those chances for rain don't really diminish all that much toward the weekends. yes, looks like it could be pretty unsettled forecast. much more on that later in the show. guys, we send it back into you for now. >> thanks, katie. it is really dry out west, unfortunately, that's perfect fuel for wild fire. >> coming up on cbs-3 "eyewitness news", residents chains dollars from their homes as a growing wild fire threatens homes in the california mountains. >> plus, half a world away. there is too much rain as a powerful typhoon slams china.
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because it's your turn to get ahead. >> welcome back, at least a thousand acres, officials say it is only about 5% contained. hundreds of homes, and rugged area, about 30 miles south of san jose, have been evacuated. one home has been destroyed, but so far there are no report of injuries. baseball's miami marlins say they're retiring the number of pitcher jose
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fernandez, fernandez you may recall was killed in a boating crash over the weekends. it was emotional note as the marlins played for the first time since their teammates' death. each member of the team wore fernandez's number 16. the last time it will be worn by the marlins. after that tribute, his close friends, d gordon, wore fernandez's helmet, and led off the marlins half of the first inning with a homerun. oughts trail yan teenager survived a shark attack in brings brain, has released images of his serious injury. >> a warning, the images are graphic. seventeen year old cooper allen in good spirits, as he remains in a hospital. drones are patrolling the area to make sure the waters are safe for others to serve. friends have reached out to fellow surfer and famed shark attack victim mick fanning in the hopes every getting him a new surround every board. nation is bracing for typhoon which is expected to end gulf the entire island.
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schools and offers was closed today as the storm is expected to make landfall tonight. >> typhoon more than 100 miles wide, winds greater than 120 miles per hour. it is already forced thousands of people out of the area. this is the fourth such storm to hit taiwan this year alone. >> more issues at one of the biggest attractions in washington dc. the washington monument is closed indefinately, now, because of problems with the elevator. this has been going on since last month, when a cable snapped loose, repairs were supposed to be done by now, but we're told workers can't pinpoint the problem. officials are planning major overhaul, which could cost more than $3 million take several months to finish. >> the chain's flag ship store, five below, on chestnut street and the company's offices are on the 1800 block of market street. the company leaders say they're moving from those offices to a new larger location. five below officials in philadelphia mayor jim kenney
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will say where around 2:15 this afternoon. we'll have the latest for you tonight on "eyewitness news" starting at 5:00. >> still ahead on "eyewitness news", rare look at the life of an american icon. >> marilyn monroe, as we've never seen her before. we will take you text inch it that features some of her percent that the item. katy? >> that will be fascinating. folks, looking all the way ahead to our upcoming weekend. i have to tell you there is stubborn system set to arrive as early as tomorrow it, will still be lingering this weekend. if you can believe it. in the meantime, though, we are still going to experience some seasonably mild temperatures, into the 70s, but because of that storm system, still close by, sunshine may be somewhat limited. we are going to have much more on that system, and track the possibility for rain in our area, right after the break. stick around.
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does pat toomey speak for you? i also want to thank the nra for it's, uh, strong support for my campaign. pat toomey: he opposes an assault weapons ban
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and got an "a" rating from the nra. "i have had a perfect record with the nra." and on women's health? "i would support legislation in pennsylvania that would ban abortion, and i would suggest that we have penalties for doctors who perform them." pat toomey: does he really speak for you? senate majority pac is responsible for the content of this advertising.
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>> back on "eyewitness news", what could be a star's last hooray. space telescope able to capture the end after star similar to our sun. this burned out star is a white dot in the center of the photo. around the white is a february ooh a created by the star casting outer layers of gas. our sun will eventually burn out and do the same thing, but it won't happen for another 5 billion years or so. >> whew. check this out. nasa hubble space telescope also took this photo apparently doing a plume every water erupt interesting jupiter's moon your open a. the suspected plume is the lit blue area at the bottom left. much of the moon is covered with ice. europa contains twice as much water assert ocean. >> interesting. >> continuing our science
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lesson, what's the weather going to be like today? >> back here on planet earth, the sun completely responsible for everything that happens here on earth. all of the vegetation, life, all of it. so it is just amazing to think that the sun is responsible for all of that. it is starting to shine through the clouds, also helping to warm things up, give us little smile on our faces here for the rest of the afternoon, and we do expect to see that sun yet again tomorrow. but it will be, again, hiding behind the clouds in the days beyond that point because of the next storm system moving in. so with that said, let's take you on outside, first system that's been moving through this morning it, brought pretty damp morning drive, still leaving hine some damp boardwalk, boards here, in ocean city and yes, just not the prettiest start to the afternoon here. looks like the rest of the day may be just dreary like this. not just in ocean city but up and down the shore points, show you storm scan in a second here. but as we take you next, to live neighborhood network shot, live picture guys. and it is beautiful outside,
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beautiful fall day unfolding whitt fields elementary school, technically in west lawn, pa. beautiful, again, beginning to the afternoon. that said, we have needed the rainfall, so deer i conditions down the shore aren't necessarily something that we don't want to see. rainfall deficits since january 1 is over four and a half inches in philadelphia, specifically so we could use the rain, this front will continue to clear the coast with time. so just give it that time. we will start to dry things at the shore and everywhere else, already done so as this continues to push taught sea. the thing is, we'll see our next storm system already move in come late tomorrow. and here it comes from the northwest, midwest, as it moves in, it gets cut off from the main flow of energy. jet stream lift to the north there is gets cut off, as a result, just kind of sitting in limbo. nothing to shove it out to sea. so we remain unsettled, through the rest of thursday, friday, very likely into the better part of saturday, as
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well, because again, it is not going to be pick up and moved away by the main flow of the atmosphere, forecast rain amounts impressive depending on location. we take you through the rest of the day here, some rain, couple of tents of an inch, half inch in some spots, but already by tomorrow evening that next system coming in with the rain will build in, rotate through from south to north, essentially, and as early as tomorrow evening, we will be dodging more rain. now this is rough stuff, brooke, talking to you, beyonce concert at the linc, so on thursday night, looking like we could have about inch every rain on the ground already by that point. >> she is worth it. >> she is worth it. gives you the heads up. may not want to deal with the intrinsic air style, may want to go out with your rain gear and poncho, and have excellent time. be ready to get wet thursday night. but it is not just thursday t likely continues into friday and likely even left over shower saturday. we could easily ends up with multiple inches of rainout of the storm system, depending where you are, we could have upward of 4 inches talking
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over span of several days, but prolonged system, as we look at the seven day, rest of today has been drying out, will continue to do so, tomorrow looks good through the daylight hours, but then tomorrow evening at the earliest the rain starts to move in. i keep the umbrella ready from that point through thursday, friday, showers become a lot more scattered in nature, and we could even have lingering shower saturday. so again we need the rain, if we have solid three, four days of it, it could put a dent in the deficit. >> hey, i'm hey. everything was dying in my yard. those trees and everything else. >> good for you. i can't keep one. i have a rock garden. >> i just need to know to wear my rain boots. >> there you go. >> now for little hollywood glamour in china, how about it? dozens of personal items belong to go iconic actress marilyn monroe are on display if beijing. this is a private viewing by chinese collectors ahead of an auction in the u.s. in november.
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there are dresses, monroe wore in the 1959 film some like it hot. and the 1956 film, bus stop. 800 items in all include shoes, jewelry, photos and even lipstick worn by monroe. >> wow. >> coming right back. when pat toomey went to wasworking for wall street... toomey's plan would risk social security on the stock market, lining bankers' pockets with fees from our benefits that... could total billions, even if the market crashes, and seniors lose everything.
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>> what started out as a paper cut nearly turns deadly for
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this south jersey man. health reporter stephanie stahl shows you how his health took a tub, and the local hospital, again, that's tonight at 65:00. >> the flyers pre-season is underway and former flyer is in town danny briere celebrating a anniversary with children's hospital. >> brown bear, brown bear, what do you see? >> briere gave a reading to young patients as part of the reach out and read program. the program has been going strong for 20 years and over those two decades children's hospital has distributed more than 1 million books to primary care patient. >> that's "eyewitness news" today at noon, i'm jim donovan. >> for all of us here, thanks for watching. >> and i'm katie fehlinger. "eyewitness news" continues at 5:00. always on line for you at cbsphilly.com. the young and the restless is next.
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katiejoey, ricky, eileen,hnny, me, and colleen...immy, all 10 of us raised on a policeman's salary and a mom working as a restaurant hostess. imagine trying to do that today, with washington looking out for the favored few. i'll bring a different point of view to the u.s. senate - working class roots and the mother of three, i'll put middle class families ahead of wall street. i'm katie mcginty and i approve this message because it's your turn to get ahead.
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for senate, katie mcginty will stand up to the big oil polluters. she'll work to protect our air and water and make us a leader in clean energy jobs. and millionaire pat toomey? he's for the big oil polluters. toomey voted to protect twenty-four billion dollars in tax breaks for oil companies. and they've given toomey seven hundred thousand dollars in campaign contributions. pat toomey: he's not for us. senate majority pac is responsible for the content of this advertising.
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>> lily: i like the way her hair is flowing. it's very sexy. >> cane: yeah, and the setting is a, uh, green screen. >> lily: green -- yeah. >> cane: exactly. so we can change the background if you want, you know, from the bow of a ship to a castle, beach, you know, whatever we want. >> lily: i love when you talk about work. it's so sexy. >> cane: yeah? >> lily: i wish i was at the shoot so that i could have been very wifely, make sure that model didn't get any ideas. >> cane: well, let me tell you one thing, all right? you can come to any shoot you want. >> lily: [ chuckles ] >> cane: and when she looks in my eyes, she knows i'm in love with my wife. >> lily: mm-hmm. good answer. >> cane: so, what do you think about the setting? what do you think we should do? >> lily: i mean, i think just go for it, you know? try different backgrounds and don't move on from this setup until you get what you want. >> cane: okay. >> billy: what's going on? >> cane: i'm just getting a woman's take on the commercial. >> billy: well, that's great, but isn't that victoria's job?

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